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Please read this manual before operating your device, and keep it for future reference.
Understand all safety precautions before using your device to ensure safe and proper use.
Graphics used in this manual are for illustration purposes. The actual products may vary.
Safety precautions
When using your device while driving, follow local regulations in the region you are in.
Never disassemble or modify your device for any reason. Doing this may cause the
device to malfunction or become combustible. Bring the device to an authorised
service centre to repair it.
Keep your device and all accessories out of the reach of small children or animals.
Small parts may cause choking or serious injury if swallowed.
Avoid exposing your device to very cold or very hot temperatures (below 5 °C or
above 35 °C).
Extreme temperatures can cause the deformation of the device and reduce the
charging capacity and life of your device.
Do not allow your device to get wet — liquids can cause serious damage. Do not
handle your device with wet hands. Water damage to your device can void your
manufacturer's warranty.
Avoid using your device's light close to the eyes of children or animals.
Do not use the device during a thunderstorm. Thunderstorms can cause the device
to malfunction and increase the risk of electric shock.
Excessive exposure to loud sounds can cause hearing damage. Exposure to
loud sounds while driving may distract your attention and cause an accident.
Use only the minimum volume setting necessary to hear your conversation.
Instructional icons
Before you start, familiarise yourself with the icons you will see in this manual:
Warning—situations that could cause injury to yourself or others
Caution—situations that could cause damage to your device or other
Note—notes, usage tips, or additional information
Getting started
Your device overview
Talk button
Pen clip
Volume button
Side button
Make sure you have the following items: device, replacement nibs, nib extractor tool,
travel adapter and user manual. The supplied items may vary.
Do not apply any excessive pressure to the Pen clip.
Button functions
Press to turn the device on or off.
With the device turned off, press and hold for 3 seconds to
enter Pairing mode.
Press to answer or end a call.
Press and hold to reject an incoming call.
Press and hold to place a call on hold.
Press and hold to switch between calls.
Press to adjust the volume.
Press and hold to turn the microphone on or off during a call.
Press and hold to perform various S Pen actions.
Charging the device
This device has a rechargeable internal battery which is non-removable. Make sure the
device is fully charged before using it for the first time.
User manual
Use only Samsung-approved chargers. Unauthorised or Non-Samsung chargers
could cause damage to the device or in extreme circumstances an explosion, it
could also invalidate any warranty on the product.
Lift the cover of the charging socket with your fingernail and connect the travel
Plug the travel adapter in to the wall socket. During charging, the indicator light will turn
red. If charging does not begin, unplug the travel adapter and plug it in again.
When the device is fully charged, the red indicator light changes to blue. Unplug the travel
adapter from the wall socket and the device.
Printed in China
GH68-37401C Rev.1.1
English. 10/2013
Checking the battery level
To check the battery level, press and hold the Volume down button and the Talk button
at the same time. Depending on the battery level, the indicator light flashes 5 times in
one of the following colours:
Battery level
Above 80%
80 ~20%
Below 20%
When the device battery is low
The device indicator light flashes red and you can hear beeps. If the device powers off
during a call, the call will be automatically transferred to the phone.
Repeatedly charging and discharging of the device, over time will cause the
battery performance to diminish. This is normal for all rechargeable batteries.
Assembling the device
If required, assemble the device as shown below.
When the spring falls out, press the spring into the device.
Press the S Pen into the device, aligning with the device's side button.
Fasten the nib cover.
S Pen
Make sure the button of the S Pen aligns properly with the side button of your device.
Spring and S Pen inside the device are not sold separately.
Turning the Bluetooth on or off
You can use the Bluetooth feature when the device is turned on.
To turn on your device, press and hold the Talk button.
The indicator light flashes blue 4 times.
To turn off your device, press and hold the Talk button for 3 seconds.
Charging socket
The indicator lights flashes blue and red then turns off.
Turning the device on for the first time, it will automatically enter pairing mode for
about 3 minutes.
Pen nib
Turning the indicator light on or off
The status light is to show you the current status of your device, but if it bothers you at
night, you can turn it off.
Press and hold both Volume buttons at the same time to turn the indicator light on
or off.
You cannot switch the indicator off while in pairing mode.
The indicator light will always work when the device is turned on or off, when a call is
received, in Pairing mode and when the battery is low.
Setting the vibration mode
You can set your device to vibrate when it is turned on or off and receives a call.
Press and hold both the Talk button and Volume up button at the same time to set the
vibration mode. Your device vibrates.
Press and hold the Talk button and Volume up button at the same time again to cancel
the vibration mode. The indicator light flashes red twice.
Using your device
To ensure you get the best performance from your device
Using the device as the S Pen
S Pen offers all the great features of your device in addition to traditional controls, such
as tapping or flicking. Hold the pen in location where you can press the side button by
your thumb or forefinger.
Press and hold the side buttons to perform the following actions.
Indicator light colour
Replacing the pen nib
Pairing and connecting the device
Pairing means a unique and encrypted wireless connection between two Bluetooth
devices when they agree to communicate with each other.
In Pairing mode, two devices should be placed close enough.
Pairing and connecting the device with a phone
Pairing via the Active pairing feature
With the Active pairing feature, your device automatically looks for a Bluetooth device
within range and tries to make a connection with it.
Make sure the phone's Bluetooth visibility option is set on.
Activated functions and features may differ depending on the phone type.
Some devices, especially those that are not tested or approved by the Bluetooth
Special Interest Group (SIG), may be incompatible with your device.
Keep the distance between your device and device as small as possible and avoid
placing your body or other objects in the signals path.
Covering your device could affect its performance so keep contact to a minimum.
Back : Drag the S Pen to the left to return to the previous screen.
Menu : Drag the S Pen up to access a list of options.
Screen capture : Tap and hold the screen to capture a screen shot.
Quick memo : Double-tap to launch the quick memo function.
S Pen may function differently or malfunction
depending on the device and applications
when in use.
Grasp the tip of the nib in the device with the groove of nib extractor tool and gently
pull the nib out.
Insert a new nib into the tip of the device where you just removed the old nib until it clicks
The black nib should be replaced with new one, if the white portion becomes
worn out.
Do not insert the round end of the pen nib into the device. This may damage the
Do not over press the nib when you insert the tip into the device.
Be careful not to clip your finger into the nib extractor.
Do not re-use old pen nibs. Used pen nibs might cause your device to malfunction.
Enter Pairing mode. The indicator light turns blue and stays for 3 minutes.
With the device turned off, press and hold the Talk button for 3 seconds.
With the device turned on, press and hold the Talk button and Volume up button
at the same time for 3 seconds.
Activate the Bluetooth feature on your phone and search for the device (see your phone's
user manual).
Select the device (HM5100) from the list of devices found by your phone.
If requested, enter the Bluetooth PIN 0000 (4 zeros) to pair and connect the device
to your phone.
Once pairing is completed, the device will attempt to reconnect each time you
turn it on.
In Pairing mode, press and hold the Talk button. The indicator light colour changes
to violet from blue.
The Bluetooth phone you want to connect with must not be paired with other
devices. If the phone is already connected to another device, end the connection and
restart the Active pairing feature.
This feature may not be supported on some devices.



Summary of Contents for Samsung HM5100

  • Page 1 Activate the Bluetooth feature on your phone and search for the device (see your phone’s user manual). Side button Select the device (HM5100) from the list of devices found by your phone. • If requested, enter the Bluetooth PIN 0000 (4 zeros) to pair and connect the device Pen nib to your phone.
  • Page 2 (Name and signature of authorised person) * This is not the address of Samsung Service Centre. For the address or the phone number of Samsung Service Centre, see the warranty card or contact the retailer where you purchased your product.